Main Building:

  Monday - Friday   Saturday - Sunday  
Month Open Close Open Close
April 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
May 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
June 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
July  09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
August 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
September 09:30am 5pm 09:30am 5pm
October 09:30am 4.30pm 09:30am 5pm
November 09:30am 3pm 09:30am 4pm
December* 09:30am 3pm ** 09:30am 4pm 
January 09:30am 3pm ** 09:30am 4pm
February 09:30am 3pm 09:30am 4pm
March 09:30am 4pm 09:30am 5pm

*The venue is closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
We will close at 2pm on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve.

**From Saturday 18th December until Sunday 9th January the building will close at 4pm every day.

Please note at quieter times the building may close earlier.

Lakeside Hut:-
Closed for the Winter

Miniature Train:-
Closed for the Winter

Boating Lake:
Closed for the Winte

Due to weather conditions and unforeseen circumstances, there may be occasions where management deem it necessary to differentiate from the times given above. We will give as much notice as possible.

Contact us today on: 01298 23114

Business Hours

  • Monday - Friday   09.30am - 4pm
  • Saturday - Sunday   09.30am - 4pm
  • *See Opening Times for our full opening hours  

About Us

The Pavilion Gardens is a beautiful historic venue dating back to 1871 which superbly shows off the Victorian splendour of Buxton. Set within 23-acres of magnificent landscaped gardens and play areas the venue provides the perfect setting for fun and relaxing family days out, with great food and drink, shopping and over 100 events and festivals throughout the year.

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Pavilion Gardens St John's Road Buxton Derbyshire SK17 6BE